|Jim Snee||Chairman, President, Chief Executive Officer|
|Jim Sheehan||Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer|
|Nathan Annis||Director, Investor Relations|
|Ben Bienvenu||Stephens Inc.|
|Heather Jones||Heather Jones Research|
|Adam Samuelson||Goldman Sachs|
|Eric Larson||Buckingham Research Group|
|Robert Moskow||Credit Suisse|
|Thomas Palmer||JP Morgan|
Welcome to the Hormel Foods third quarter 2019 earnings release conference call. At this time, all participants are in a listen-only mode.
As a reminder, this conference is being recorded Thursday, August 22, 2019.
I’d now like to turn the conference over to Nathan Annis, Director of Investor Relations. Please go ahead, Mr.